Mastercard study predicts massive Fintech disruption in Africa
The Mastercard Economics Institute says the opportunity for fintech disruption is high in Africa, with digitisation enabling financial inclusion in emerging markets.
Bridging digital divide key to Kenya’s gig economy
Government on the verge of approving a digital economy strategy.
ACI Worldwide and Mastercard to Collaborate and Advance New Payment Solutions and Experiences for Customers
ACI and Mastercard will begin their collaboration by working together to offer industry-leading technology and expertise to central banks, scheme operators and market participants to fast-track the migration and modernization of real-time payment solutions around the world
Mastercard gives regional fintech firms market entry, expansion boost
The payments tech company unveils the Fintech Express, which aims to facilitate the launch and expansion of fintech firms in the MEA region.
MasterCard spearheads digital transport payment in Tanzania
Company collaborates with NMB Bank to launch EYWA Transit Solution.
uKheshe, Mastercard target potential 11 million customer base in SA
Locally developed financial inclusion platform announced collaboration to enable payments through Masterpass.
Zazu links Mastercard prepaid cards to its mobile wallet
Said to be a first for the Zambia market.
Airtel Africa, Mastercard strengthen digital alliance
Companies announce partnership to expose a potential 100 million Airtel Africa mobile phone users.
Safaricom expects DigiFarm to outperform M-Pesa in five years
Initiative one of several targeting Africa's agriculture sector with digitisation being the core objective.
Zimbabwe's Reserve Bank clarifies foreign currency policy
Country faces ongoing economic decline and is having to manage modalities around payments for companies like MultiChoice.